Entrepreneur Works

Want to be your own boss?

Let Entrepreneur Works support you to launch your business!

The Entrepreneur Works Program supports young entrepreneurs to start a business and develop their management skills. Participants receive business plan, management, leadership, essential and soft skills training. Participants will enhance their creative and critical thinking skills by applying them to real-life, problem-solving activities associated with operating a business during COVID-19. Ongoing guidance and coaching are provided by experienced entrepreneurs and Business Advisors throughout the business launch.

WHAT is the Program?

22 weeks of Self-Employment training and support that includes:

  • Weeks 1-2: Skill development for success in learning and work;
  • Weeks 3-8: Entrepreneurial skills, business coaching, business plan development and mentorship;
  • Weeks 10 -22: Individual coaching for business launch and implementation and/or job placement support.

WHO is it for?

Individuals who:

  • Are ages 15 to 29 who want to become Entrepreneurs; and
  • Unemployed or Precariously employed (part time, casual, seasonal); and
  • BC residents & Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents or Protected Persons eligible to work.

WHEN? May 10 to October 1, 2021

HOW?  Delivered in-person & Online

 

Any questions please call or email:

Email: ttg@douglascollege.ca

Call: 604 777 6099

Government of Canada funding

Email: ttg@douglascollege.ca Phone: 604 777 6099

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